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Rise above the political chatter with Trial Balloon, a new podcast from Chris Riback and Taegan Goddard.

This is the free version. The paid version offers more episodes and a private feed. See trialballoon.fm for more information.

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Rise above the political chatter with Trial Balloon, a new podcast from Chris Riback and Taegan Goddard.

This is the free version. The paid version offers more episodes and a private feed. See trialballoon.fm for more information.

    Biden Isn't Going Anywhere

    Biden Isn't Going Anywhere

    No one is replacing Biden on the ticket. Trump takes over the RNC. Democrats get a big win on Long Island. 
    Links we discussed
    One in Five Believe Taylor Swift ConspiracyReplacing BidenWhy Trump Needs to Take Over the RNC So QuicklyJon Stewart ReturnsBiden Campaign Joins TikTokSome more links: 
    Taegan Goddard's Political WireChris Riback's Newsletter

    • 22 min
    One Year On

    One Year On

    Trial Balloon celebrates its first year with Taylor Swift. And then we unpack how Joe Biden was handed a gift by Republicans on immigration. 
    Links we discussed
    Taylor Swift (The GOP’s Version)Lankford’s Make-or-Break Moment on the BorderQuote of the DayBiden Campaign Builds Big Fundraising LeadWhy Trump Needs Nikki Haley Out NowSome more links: 
    Taegan Goddard's Political WireChris Riback's Newsletter

    • 26 min
    Rolling to the White House

    Rolling to the White House

    Is Donald Trump rolling to the White House or is he in trouble? Democracy and immigration are the toughest issues.
    Links we discussed
    Can Anyone Stop Trump’s March to the Nomination?Trump Could Wrap Up Nomination By End of FebruaryEven the Battle for Second Turned Out Well for TrumpTrump Holds Solid Lead Over Biden in GeorgiaSome more links: 
    Taegan Goddard's Political WireChris Riback's Newsletter

    • 21 min
    14th Amendment Mailbag

    14th Amendment Mailbag

    Should Democrats try to disqualify Trump from the ballot? Or will it backfire?
    Links we discussed:
    Trump Set to Appeal 14th Amendment CasesSome more links: 
    Taegan Goddard's Political WireChris Riback's Newsletter

    • 28 min
    Bankrupt

    Bankrupt

    Trump's eligibility in question. Rudy's moral bankruptcy leads to his financial bankruptcy. It's too early to worry about the horse race polls. 
    Links we discussed:
    The Immediate Impact of the Colorado RulingWhat Do Biden’s Poor Numbers Really Mean?Some more links: 
    Taegan Goddard's Political WireChris Riback's Newsletter

    • 31 min
    A Dictator for 'Just One Day'

    A Dictator for 'Just One Day'

    The House GOP's majority shrinks further. Donald Trump knew exactly what he was saying. Nikki Haley is number two. 
    Links we discussed:
    The Inflation DisconnectScared of Chris ChristieSome more links: 
    Taegan Goddard's Political WireChris Riback's Newsletter

    • 19 min

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